The table below looks at the statistics for XML skills in IT contracts advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XML over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
XML
Rank 21 19 9
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -10
Contract jobs citing XML 3 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 3.26% 5.95% 10.00%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 9.38% 15.63% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Average daily rate - £283 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +18.51%
XML
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Belfast
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
32 32 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Belfast 34.78% 38.10% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 12
Average daily rate £325 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

XML
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XML Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

XML
Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XML across the Belfast region.

XML Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

XML
Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XML across the Belfast region.

XML Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

XML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML.

1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) UML
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (25.00%) JAXB
3 1 (25.00%) SOA
3 1 (25.00%) OO
3 1 (25.00%) Java

XML
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Belfast region citing XML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP
1 3 (75.00%) OLAP Cube
1 3 (75.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft BI Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Azure Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) Akka
2 1 (25.00%) JAXB
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Programming
2 1 (25.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (75.00%) VBA
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Scala
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle
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